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Ukraine War Makes it Harder to be a Nuclear ‘Dove’

11.11.2022 – The nonprofit Los Alamos Study Group has been tracking projects and plans at northern New Mexico’s nuclear laboratory for more than 30 years. As Los Alamos National Laboratory looks to expand operations and the production of plutonium pits, and the war in Ukraine continues, executive director Greg Mello discusses the challenges of being a nuclear ‘dove’ in the United States today.

Correspondent: Laura Paskus

Line Opinion Panelists/Guest(s):

Greg Mello, executive director, Los Alamos Study Group

For More Information:

Federal Agency to Conduct Sitewide Review of Los Alamos National Laboratory – SF New Mexican

Los Alamos National Laboratory Environmental Impact Study – Federal Register

War in Ukraine Puts LANL in the Spotlight – Searchlight New Mexico